Call for chapters: Cyber feminism and Gender Violence in Social Media

deadline for submissions: 
February 14, 2023
full name / name of organization: 
Deepanjali Mishra, KIIT University

Call for chapters: Cyber feminism and Gender Violence in Social Media

  Editor: Deepanjali Mishra

 Call for Chapters:                         

 Proposal Submission deadline:   February 13, 2023

Full Chapters Due:                         June 14, 2023



Feminism has always fought for asserting women’s rights and bringing out their needs and

justifies their struggle in order to be considered at par with their male counterparts. One of

their objectives was to bring down the atrocities faced by women due to the rigid norms

formed by the patriarchal system. However, with passage of time, women stepped out from

the four walls of their home and contributed to the household income of the family.

Digitalization brought the world more closer and it contributed to socializing with people all

over the world through various social media handles. They provided a platforms to the

women for various outreach activities while at the same time, it also accounted for numerous

crime committed by the online users on these women in the form of fraud, cyber bullying,

trolling, body shaming etc to name a few. The victims were minor in some cases who were

subjected to torture, humiliation and blackmails. These led to suicides, harming oneself in

order to escape from the culprits.



The objectives of this book would be to create awareness among people especially women about the prospects of cybersecurity and its impact on their wellness. It is also expected to enrich audience about the impact of social media on general public and how cyber security education can make people aware about their security and well being.


Target Audience:

The target audience of this book is expected to be the researchers, Academicians, students especially in the field of social science, humanities, technology, management and faculty members of interdisciplinary subjects which would  provide New and Innovative Technique for the safety of people irrespective of their gender.



Recommended Topics:

In this context, quality research proposals are solicited within 1000 words on the topics but not limited to the following track areas:


Gender Violence and Internet

Gender Abuse and Social media

Exploration of Gender violence and media

Cyber-security and Gender Violence

Cyber-feminism and its roles

Trolling and its Impact

Exploration of cybercrime

Digital Violence and Gender

Analyzing Cyber-feminism

Digital Violence

Gender Violence and Media

Cybersecurity and Physical Health

Cybersecurity and Mental Health

Using Cybersecurity to curb Crimes

Social media and cyber- bullying


Submission Procedure:


Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before February 13, 2022, a chapter proposal of 1,000 to 2,000 words clearly explaining the mission and concerns of his or her proposed chapter. Authors will be notified by March 20, 2023 about the status of their proposals and sent chapter guidelines.Full chapters are expected to be submitted by June 14, 2023, and all interested authors must consult the guidelines for manuscript submissions at prior to submission. All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Contributors may also be requested to serve as reviewers for this project. 

Note: There are no submission or acceptance fees for manuscripts submitted to this book publication, Cases on Economics Education and Tools for Educators. All manuscripts are accepted based on a double-blind peer review editorial process.

All proposals should be submitted through the eEditorial Discovery® online submission manager.




This book is scheduled to be published by IGI Global (formerly Idea Group Inc.), an international academic publisher of the "Information Science Reference" (formerly Idea Group Reference), "Medical Information Science Reference," "Business Science Reference," and "Engineering Science Reference" imprints. IGI Global specializes in publishing reference books, scholarly journals, and electronic databases featuring academic research on a variety of innovative topic areas including, but not limited to, education, social science, medicine and healthcare, business and management, information science and technology, engineering, public administration, library and information science, media and communication studies, and environmental science. For additional information regarding the publisher, please visit This publication is anticipated to be released in 2023.


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  Important Dates:

 February 13, 2023:                       Proposal Submission Deadline

June 14, 2023:                               Full Chapter Submission
October 7, 2023:                           Final Chapter Submission



 Deepanjali Mishra PhD

Associate Professor

School of Humanities and Social Science

KIIT University